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Detour is teaming up with Detroit Women's Leadership Network to deliver essential information to help women grow, connect, learn, achieve and become the best versions of themselves.
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Social distancing doesn't mean you have to miss out on fresh seafood, melt-in-your-mouth cookies, mile-high sandwiches and more.
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What Wayne County Prosecutor challenger Victoria Burton-Harris' outcome in the August primary says about the future of progressive leadership for Detroit.
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The Cato family is struggling to figure out how to best navigate the upcoming school year in Detroit.
After adjusting to pandemic life, the Catos are now once again navigating dread and indecision about the best way to handle school, as science evolves about the risks of COVID-19 for children and districts scramble to create reopening plans that balance safety and education access.
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Detour is planning to expand our coverage of Detroit real estate and development, and we need your help. Fill out a quick survey telling us what you want to read and be entered to win a gift to rep your neighborhood pride.
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Polling places changed last minute, absentee ballots that never came, polls that opened late -- voting issues plagued the Detroit primary.
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Detour Detroit wants to hear from you on how to create the best Detroit culture and lifestyle newsletter.
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As the COVID-19 crisis magnifies health inequities in Detroit, Malik Yakini and the Detroit Black Community Food Security continue their mission to give Detroiters power in the local food system.
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